1974 : Detroit Wheels of the World Football League Play Final Game

October 10, 2021 all-day

The Detroit Wheels, the shortest-lived franchise in the short-lived World Football League, stumbled and bumbled across our sports landscape. The team folded on October 10th, cancelling the final 6 games of the season.

For the full article, see Chris McCosky, “Remembering 1974, the year the Wheels went flat”, Detroit News, August 4, 2014.

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